Department of Mental Health

Seneca County Addictions Program

The mission of Seneca County Addictions Program is to partner with individuals, families and our community to provide appropriate, cost effective comprehensive care to individuals and their families struggling with alcohol and other substance related issues. Utilizing culturally competent, patient-centered evidenced based treatment services, our multi-disciplinary team embraces and fosters individual dignity and respect; promoting hope, honesty, integrity, and teamwork as a way of life. Services will be offered to Seneca County residents without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or inability to pay.

31 Thurber Drive
Waterloo, NY 13165
Phone: (315) 539-1985
Fax: (315) 539-4393

Prevention and Treatment Program Director:

Tammy Orlopp

Director of Community Services:

Margaret Morse, LMSW

Mental Health Department Fiscal Manager:

Greg Keefe

Support Staff:

  • Tracy Nicandri, Sr. Account Clerk Typist
  • Lizabeth Doty, Typist


    Monday – Friday:  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Alcohol and other drug evaluations, problem gambling services, adolescent services, medication assisted recovery, impaired driver services, individual counseling, group counseling – specific to identified needs, integration of services between Addictions and Mental Health Clinics, forensic services, vocational/educational counseling, family therapy, and referrals.


Services available to residents of Seneca County and contingent counties as deemed eligible.


Based on individual’s income if uninsured. Most insurance is accepted.

Clinical Staff:

  • Sylvia Papperman , MA, Vocational Counselor Consultant
  • David Lee, LMSW, Sr. Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Eric Parks, CASAC, Addictions Counselor
  • Brenda Rider, CASAC, Addictions Counselor
  • Kristina Metz, CASAC, Addictions Counselor
  • Dorothy Lennon, MD, Medical Director